News 4 Tucson and the Personal Training Institute are proud to announce that "The Biggest Loser - Tucson" is back, and we're giving Southern Arizonans the chance to tell their amazing weight loss stories.
Submit your essay and a picture (optional) in our contest, and you may be chosen to be featured on our weekly "Biggest Loser Tucson" segment on News 4 at 4 p.m.
Below are stories from previously-aired Biggest Loser Tucson segments.
Posted 3:47 PM 11/1/2011
TUCSON - David McIntosh just moved to Tucson four months ago. He's been riding the weight loss elevator up and down for years.
Right now he's stuck at a weight that doctors call morbidly obese. But he's working hard to make a lifestyle change that will save his life.
"Your body is (More)
Posted 9:57 AM 10/26/2011
TUCSON - On Tuesday's News 4 at 4, we met the newest Biggest Loser in Tucson: Michelle Linsey.
News 4 Tucson is holding a contest in conjunction with the hit NBC show The Biggest Loser. Every Tuesday, you'll meet a Tucsonan who's done an amazing job dropping the pounds. There's a way you (More)
Posted 3:10 PM 10/18/2011
TUCSON - News 4 is kicking off Tucson's Biggest Loser, so every Tuesday you'll meet a Tucsonan who's done an amazing job dropping the pounds.
First up is Mark Inskeep, who's been overweight pretty much his whole life.
Maxing out at 535 pounds, a vein ruptured in his leg.
Posted 9:46 AM 10/18/2011
TODAY AT 4PM - We are kicking off Biggest Loser - Tucson 2011 with an encore from last year's winner, Mark Inskeep, who lost more than 300 pounds.
Has last year's Biggest Loser Tucson been able to keep it off? Find out, today on News 4 at 4.
Do you or someone you know have an (More)
Posted 6:32 AM 9/21/2011
ORO VALLEY - A new season of Biggest Loser started Tuesday night here on KVOA. So are you ready for the challenge? Are you going to do it this year?
There're lots of new choices out there to get a good work out. Cross training classes are the new rage and lots of people are swinging kettle (More)
Posted 3:22 AM 3/16/2011
TUCSON - If you're overweight and tired of it, we're getting you some help.
Former biggest loser contestant Jessica Delfs is sharing some tips with us on how to drop the pounds and keep them off for good!
Jessica Delfs says her weight peaked at 385 pounds when she was 23 years (More)
Posted 3:16 PM 12/14/2010
TUCSON - After nearly three months of hearing inspiring weight loss stories from Southern Arizona residents, the time as finally come to announce the winner of Biggest Loser Tucson.
In all, our ten contestants lost a total of over 1,100 pounds.
To put that in perspective, that is (More)
Posted 8:47 AM 12/14/2010
TODAY AT 4 - After three months, 10 contestants, and over 1,100 pounds of combined weight loss, this season's Biggest Loser Tucson competition is drawing to a close.
We're shown you their stories, now we're tabulating your votes, and we will present the winner on News 4 Tucson at 4 (More)
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